Double-barreled questionwikipedia
A double-barreled question (sometimes, double-direct question ) is an informal fallacy.
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Objection (United States law)

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In a legal trial, a compound question may raise an objection, as the witness may be unable to provide a clear answer to the inquiry.

Complex question

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The person asking the question is thus protected from accusations of making false claims, but still manages to make the implication in the form of a hidden compound question.

Questionnaire construction

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If a survey question actually contains more than one issue, the researcher will not know which one the respondent is answering.

Vin Di Bona

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This is a double-barreled question, however, because it is asking if Hollywood is a politically left-wing town and if leftist ideologies dominate scripted shows.

Lowy Institute

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Complex questions by telephone were considered difficult in not allowing respondents to think about answers, and the use of double barrelled questions was criticised.

Fallacy

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A double-barreled question (sometimes, double-direct question ) is an informal fallacy.

Conjunction (grammar)

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Many double-barreled questions can be detected by the existence of the grammatical conjunction "and" in them.

And

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Many double-barreled questions can be detected by the existence of the grammatical conjunction "and" in them.

Yes and no

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In other words, while some respondents would answer "yes" to both and some "no" to both, some would like to answer both "yes and no".

Harris Insights & Analytics

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For example, Harris Poll used double-barreled questions in the 1980s, investigating the US public opinion on Libya–United States relations, and American attitudes toward Mikhail Gorbachev.

Public opinion

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For example, Harris Poll used double-barreled questions in the 1980s, investigating the US public opinion on Libya–United States relations, and American attitudes toward Mikhail Gorbachev.

Libya–United States relations

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For example, Harris Poll used double-barreled questions in the 1980s, investigating the US public opinion on Libya–United States relations, and American attitudes toward Mikhail Gorbachev.

Mikhail Gorbachev

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For example, Harris Poll used double-barreled questions in the 1980s, investigating the US public opinion on Libya–United States relations, and American attitudes toward Mikhail Gorbachev.

Trial

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In a legal trial, a compound question may raise an objection, as the witness may be unable to provide a clear answer to the inquiry.

Witness

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In a legal trial, a compound question may raise an objection, as the witness may be unable to provide a clear answer to the inquiry.

Cross-examination

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Compound questions are most frequently asked during cross-examination.